This new science series created by Burt Books acknowledges that there are many high school children who struggle with writing endless essays and filling in endless worksheets. The series will comprise chemistry, Biology and Physics and is based on the UK school leaving curriculum to enable UK homeschoolers to participate but is equally suited to children in other countries for science learning. The... [click here for more]
This book teaches children essential reading comprehension skills. The first set of 12 worksheets teaches both comprehension and sequential ordering of sentences. The rest of the worksheets teaches comprehension skills by asking the pupil to fill in the missing word in a sentence.
The use of this book is two-fold:
1, For the younger learner it teaches vocabulary and comprehension skills but could... [click here for more]
This set of worksheets teaches vocabulary and comprehension using the cloze procedure method. That simply means that the child is filling in the correct word in the space so that the sentence makes sense. This is an excellent way of teaching vocabulary. But do be sure to explain any words that the chuld does not understand before he/she tries to complete the sentence. Once the words have all been filled... [click here for more]
TIMES TABLES. The bane of any child's life. BUT the absolute basis for most of anything done in math. Think about it. fractions, percentages, ratio and proportion - I could go on!! If tables aren't well embedded and a child is still counting up the whole process is slowed down or becomes inaccurate. So many people don't bother to teach tables off by heart but having been a teacher for 44 years... [click here for more]